Falls Church City Employee to Perform at Blues Alley

July 23, 2014 10:31 AM0 comments

Andre Jackson, a City of Falls Church employee and vocalist for the band Sudden M Pac, will perform a tribute to soul and rhythm and blues singer Teddy Pendergrass on July 31, at Blues Alley in Georgetown. Pendergrass is one of Jackson’s favorite artists, according to his biography on the […]

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Local Toy Store to Host ‘Creativity Cans’ Event

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DoodleHoppers 4 Kids is hosting a Creativity Can event this Saturday, July 26, at 2 p.m. at its store at 228 W. Broad St. Kids are invited to the local toy store, where they will receive a can filled with different arts and crafts supplies and space to create whatever […]

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‘Cops’ to Chase ‘Robbers’ at Costumed 5K in Washington

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Registration is open for the inaugural Cops and Robbers Run, a costumed 5K chase organized by a Falls Church-based events start-up, which will take place on Sept. 6 at 9 a.m. at the RFK Fairgrounds. Participants are invited to dress up and run as cops or robbers through obstacles, sirens […]

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News-Press & Chamber to Host Annual Social Mixer

July 21, 2014 4:46 PM0 comments

For the 24th consecutive year, the Falls Church News-Press is co-hosting with the Falls Church Chamber of Commerce its late July social mixer next Thursday, July 31, at its office, located at 200 Little Falls St., Suite 508. The casual, festive event is open to all friends of the News-Press […]

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FC Student Places Third in District Rotary Club Essay Contest

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  Falls Church Rotary Club student Maggie Bellaschi (left), from Cooper Middle School, won third place in the Rotary district essay competition earlier this month. Bellaschi is shown in the photo above with the club’s outgoing president, Diane Hill (right), who presented her with the $250 third place award and certificate at the […]

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Former FC Treasurer Cathy Kaye Donates Painting to Ireland’s Four Provinces

July 18, 2014 11:18 AM1 comment

Former City of Falls Church Treasurer Cathy Kaye donated a painting of Ireland’s Four Provinces during Christmas time, which was painted by Falls Church artist Bill Abel in 2013, to the 4P’s last week. Kaye won the painting in the live auction at the 2013 City of Falls Church’s Chamber of Commerce […]

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Market Common Clarendon Playing Films on ‘The Loop’

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Market Common Clarendon will be showing free movies on the first Thursday of August and September as part of its Now Playing on The Loop series, which began earlier this month with a showing of “The Karate Kid.” The films will be shown on a 16-foot screen in the courtyard […]

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F.C. Students Make Radford Dean’s List

July 16, 2014 4:35 PM0 comments

Five residents of Falls Church have been named to the spring semester dean’s list at Radford University. They are Kristal Olene Bird, Nolan Thomas Costigan, Kateri Agnes Crist, Ramzi Adam Dridi, and Breslin Therese Fitch. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must have taken 15 or more credit […]

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Ribbon Cutting to Welcome New 3D Printer to F.C. Library

July 15, 2014 3:51 PM0 comments

The Mary Riley Styles Public Library will host a 3D Printer Ribbon Cutting this Saturday, July 19, at 11:15 a.m. Eagle Scout Jacob Bruner raised nearly $3,000 to provide the equipment, furniture and resources for this project. He also created several “how to” videos to teach others how the equipment […]

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Little City C.A.T.C.H. Foundation Grant Deadline Set for Aug. 1

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The Little City C.A.T.C.H. Foundation is accepting grant applications through Aug. 1 for humanities programming to enrich the City of Falls Church. The Little City C.A.T.C.H. (City of Arts, Theatre, Culture, and History) Foundation,  established in 2012, was founded with its primary focus being to financially support arts, theater, history, and […]

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